CA Supreme Court: Yelp Doesn't Have To Take Down 'Defamatory' ReviewsThe California Supreme Court ruled by a 4-3 vote that Yelp can't be forced to take down a review that was found to be defamatory by a lower court.
California High Court: Yelp Can't Be Ordered To Remove PostsOnline review site Yelp.com cannot be ordered to remove posts against a San Francisco law firm that a judge determined were defamatory, a divided California Supreme Court ruled Monday.
Median Pay For Some Silicon Valley Interns Up To $8,000 A Month Interns at top Silicon Valley tech companies are being well compensated, earning thousands of dollars a month, according to a new analysis.
Drake Blasts Coachella's 'Madison' Country Club for Racial Profiling"The most offensive place I have ever stayed at in my life with staff who pick and choose who they are going to accommodate based on racial profiling."
New Yelp Search Feature Shows Businesses With Gender Neutral RestroomsThe website that helps millions of users find the best places to spend their money is now helping them to find businesses with restrooms for transgender people.
Yelp Warns California Lawsuit Could Force Removal Of Critical ReviewsYelp.com is warning that a California lawsuit targeting critical posts about a law firm could lead to the removal of negative reviews.
Court: Yelp Not Liable For Negative Rating 'Stars' On SiteFederal appeals court rules that Yelp's star rating system does not make it liable for negative reviews posted on the site because it relies on reviews of businesses from users.
Yelp Employee Fired After Letter To CEO Detailing Her Poverty StruggleAn employee for Yelp has been fired shortly after publishing an open letter to the head of the company detailing her daily struggle to pay for food and rent because of low wages.
Amazon Files Suit Accusing Reviewers Of Posting Bogus Write-UpsInternet users increasingly rely on online customer reviews when making spending decisions, whether they’re buying an iPhone case on Amazon or hiring an Uber ride in their hometown. But just how much can you trust those reviews?
Creators Of Peeple Face Backlash For People-Rating AppAn app being billed as the Yelp for people has caused quite the controversy. Called Peepel, the app allows users to rate anyone they know, but critics said the app would cause cyberbullying.
A Yelp For Humans? Peeple App Lets Users Review Friends, FamilyCritics worry it will foster harassment and bullying.